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A Supernatural Evening with Jeff Belanger

Monday, October 5th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

jeff belangerPrepare to explore the unexplained with a multimedia lecture, Q & A, and book signing at the Morrill Memorial Library on Monday, October 5 at 7 p.m. with Jeff Belanger. The award-winning Emmy-nominated host and writer of PBS’s New England Legends, Belanger knows all about things that go bump in the night. He will provide an in-depth look at ghosts and legends, including images, audio clips, and video from some of the world’s most infamous haunts. In addition to having written over a dozen books on the paranormal, he has appeared on the History Channel, the Travel Channel, CBS News, the BBC, NECN, and all the major networks.

To sign up, please email norprograms@minlib.net, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or stop by the library Reference or Information Desk. This event is being sponsored and funded by the Friends of the Library.

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Janet Applefield, Holocaust Survivor

Monday, May 4th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

JanetLocal Holocaust survivor Janet Applefield will give a lecture and PowerPoint presentation about her family’s experiences in Nazi Germany during World War II. Her presentation is titled “Combating Hate and Prejudice.”

To register for this program, funded by the Friends of the Library, stop by the Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email norprograms@minlib.net.

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Lucy the R.E.A.D. Dog

Thursday, March 19th @ 4:00pm – CANCELLED

lucy the READ DogLucy will be visiting on Thursday, March 19th at 4:00pm.  Sign up by emailing norchild@minlib.net or by calling 781-769-0200 ext 225  Beginning reader and up.  Registration required.

 

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Filmmakers Present “Norwood Arena: The Movie”

Thursday, January 22nd, 2014 at 7:30 pm

norwood arenaJerry Kelleher and Brendan King, creators of the new feature-length documentary “Norwood Arena: The Movie,” will speak about the making of the film after the brief Friends of the Library general meeting.  They will show some film clips and talk about their cinematic project to commemorate the Norwood Arena Speedway. Nicknamed “The Little Daytona,” the quarter-mile oval track was once one of the most revered short tracks in auto racing history.

To register for this fascinating glimpse into Norwood’s history, please stop by the library Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email norprograms@minlib.net. Discounted copies of the DVD will be available for purchase after the program.

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